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#AIL

# ail - Sunday 25 September, 2022

'I said I wouldn't be a coach, but that was based on having a 10-year career ahead'
# Cork Con
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# Cork Con

'I said I wouldn't be a coach, but that was based on having a 10-year career ahead'

Sun 9:00 AM 16,441 Views 0 Comments

Jonny Holland and Denis Fogarty are part of an all-ex-Munster coaching team in Cork Con.

# ail - Sunday 18 September, 2022

Ex-Ireland star Peat helps Railway Union to victory as Galwegians and Suttonians play out draw
# Wrap
From The42
# Wrap

Ex-Ireland star Peat helps Railway Union to victory as Galwegians and Suttonians play out draw

Sep 18th 2022, 3:01 PM 3,979 Views 0 Comments

Railway Union came away with a bonus-point win over UL Bohemians to get their title defence off to a winning start.

'I don't know how Paul O'Connell knew who I was. He just said, 'Howiya, Matt?''
# Clontarf Legend
From The42
# Clontarf Legend

'I don't know how Paul O'Connell knew who I was. He just said, 'Howiya, Matt?''

Sep 18th 2022, 7:00 AM 43,840 Views 0 Comments

Clontarf captain Matt D’Arcy had a stint in the pro game with Munster.

# ail - Wednesday 14 September, 2022

Former Connacht head coach Michael Bradley takes over at UCC
# AIL
From The42
# AIL

Former Connacht head coach Michael Bradley takes over at UCC

Sep 14th 2022, 5:09 PM 6,975 Views 2 Comments

The vastly-experienced Cork native will be joined by fellow ex-Ireland internationals Ken O’Connell and Paul McCarthy, plus former Munster out-half Scott Deasy.

# ail - Thursday 8 September, 2022

Women's AIL reduced to 9 teams just 2 days out from start of season
# LATE CHANGE
From The42
# LATE CHANGE

Women's AIL reduced to 9 teams just 2 days out from start of season

Sep 8th 2022, 4:19 PM 6,720 Views 1 Comment

Malone RFC have pulled out at the last minute.

# ail - Sunday 4 September, 2022

Contracts, Celtic Cup, the club game - women's rugby still in flux
# Future
From The42
# Future

Contracts, Celtic Cup, the club game - women's rugby still in flux

Sep 4th 2022, 7:30 PM 9,557 Views 2 Comments

The women’s game in Ireland remains in need of greater alignment.

# ail - Wednesday 22 June, 2022

Ex-Ireland boss Eddie O'Sullivan to become head coach of AIL's Buccaneers
# AIL
From The42
# AIL

Ex-Ireland boss Eddie O'Sullivan to become head coach of AIL's Buccaneers

Updated Jun 22nd 2022, 3:05 PM 35,283 Views 27 Comments

The 63-year-old will replace Kolo Kiripati at the Athlone club.

# ail - Thursday 12 May, 2022

Clontarf's Daly and Railway Union's Doyle land AIL player of the year awards
# Gongs
From The42
# Gongs

Clontarf's Daly and Railway Union's Doyle land AIL player of the year awards

May 12th 2022, 10:38 AM 3,909 Views 3 Comments

Clontarf Rugby Club’s Daly was awarded Men’s Division 1A Player of the Year.

# ail - Sunday 1 May, 2022

Clontarf survive frantic Terenure finish to claim AIL crown
# AIL
From The42
# AIL

Clontarf survive frantic Terenure finish to claim AIL crown

May 1st 2022, 5:26 PM 12,337 Views 11 Comments

The eagerly-awaited Dublin derby drew an attendance of 5,788, a record crowd for an AIL final at the Aviva Stadium.

'The atmosphere at our games is like something you'd get at a pro game'
# AIL Final
From The42
# AIL Final

'The atmosphere at our games is like something you'd get at a pro game'

May 1st 2022, 7:30 AM 15,789 Views 1 Comment

Ex-Munster and Leicester back row Jordan Coghlan has loved his AIL return with Terenure.

# ail - Saturday 30 April, 2022

Jake Flannery scores 20 points as Shannon secure promotion to AIL Division 1A
# Playoffs
From The42
# Playoffs

Jake Flannery scores 20 points as Shannon secure promotion to AIL Division 1A

Apr 30th 2022, 9:17 PM 11,589 Views 0 Comments

It was a drama-filled day of action in the AIL promotion and relegation playoffs.

# ail - Friday 29 April, 2022

Dublin rivals Clontarf and Terenure ready for battle in AIL Division 1 final
# Preview
From The42
# Preview

Dublin rivals Clontarf and Terenure ready for battle in AIL Division 1 final

Apr 29th 2022, 6:36 PM 7,765 Views 3 Comments

The two sides meet at the Aviva Stadium on Sunday for the league’s showpiece event.

# ail - Friday 8 April, 2022

Here's the state of play as reigning champions Cork Con look to extend semi-final run
# AIL
From The42
# AIL

Here's the state of play as reigning champions Cork Con look to extend semi-final run

Apr 8th 2022, 7:44 PM 2,901 Views 1 Comment

It is set to be a dramatic day of action in the Energia All-Ireland League.

# ail - Saturday 2 April, 2022

Cork Con beat Young Munster to move back into top four and set up dramatic final day
# AIL
From The42
# AIL

Cork Con beat Young Munster to move back into top four and set up dramatic final day

Apr 2nd 2022, 9:29 PM 8,077 Views 0 Comments

A round-up of this weekend’s Energia All-Ireland League action.

# ail - Sunday 27 March, 2022

Lansdowne seal semi-final spot with victory over UCC
# AIL
From The42
# AIL

Lansdowne seal semi-final spot with victory over UCC

Mar 27th 2022, 6:19 PM 6,952 Views 1 Comment

Mark McHugh’s men had the bonus point tucked away by half-time.

# ail - Sunday 20 March, 2022

Railway Union wrap up first-ever league and cup double in style
# Winning
From The42
# Winning

Railway Union wrap up first-ever league and cup double in style

Mar 20th 2022, 5:57 PM 4,044 Views 0 Comments

The Dublin side won today’s Energia AIL Women’s Cup final, while Blackrock College triumphed in the plate decider.

# ail - Sunday 6 March, 2022

UL Bohemians overcome Wicklow to set up heavyweight All-Ireland Cup final
# Women's AIL Wrap
From The42
# Women's AIL Wrap

UL Bohemians overcome Wicklow to set up heavyweight All-Ireland Cup final

Mar 6th 2022, 3:10 PM 3,178 Views 0 Comments

Bohs will take on the back-to-back league winners in two weeks’ time.

# ail - Saturday 26 February, 2022

Railway Union defend their AIL title in thrilling final against Blackrock
# Champions
From The42
# Champions

Railway Union defend their AIL title in thrilling final against Blackrock

Feb 26th 2022, 9:40 PM 5,291 Views 2 Comments

Earlier, Suttonians beat Galwegians in the Conference decider at Energia Park.

# ail - Friday 25 February, 2022

Blackrock College and Railway Union braced for AIL title showdown
# Super Saturday
From The42
# Super Saturday

Blackrock College and Railway Union braced for AIL title showdown

Feb 25th 2022, 5:37 PM 3,116 Views 0 Comments

The All-Ireland League Women’s season culminates tomorrow with three TG4-televised play-off matches at Energia Park.

# ail - Sunday 20 February, 2022

Galwegians book AIL Conference final spot while Old Belvedere secure first league win of 2022
# Irish Rugby
From The42
# Irish Rugby

Galwegians book AIL Conference final spot while Old Belvedere secure first league win of 2022

Feb 20th 2022, 7:43 PM 4,367 Views 1 Comment

The Conference decider and the overall league final will both televised live on TG4 next week.

'Rugby can be great but it can end tomorrow. There's injury and it can be ruthless'
# New Chapter
From The42
# New Chapter

'Rugby can be great but it can end tomorrow. There's injury and it can be ruthless'

Feb 20th 2022, 8:00 AM 26,845 Views 2 Comments

Former Connacht out-half Conor Dean is now one of the youngest rugby agents in the game.

# ail - Saturday 19 February, 2022

McCall’s double helps Ballynahinch break their duck
# AIL
From The42
# AIL

McCall’s double helps Ballynahinch break their duck

Feb 19th 2022, 10:34 PM 6,702 Views 2 Comments

Former Ulster prop scored two tries as the Co. Down team defeated UCC.

# ail - Friday 18 February, 2022

Table-topping Clontarf host Munsters and the rest of the weekend's AIL previews
# Previews
From The42
# Previews

Table-topping Clontarf host Munsters and the rest of the weekend's AIL previews

Feb 18th 2022, 6:54 PM 6,151 Views 6 Comments

Dave Mervyn looks ahead to all of the weekend’s action in the Energia Men’s All-Ireland League.

# ail - Sunday 13 February, 2022

Irish internationals to the fore as Blackrock and Railway book AIL final spots
# Round-Up
From The42
# Round-Up

Irish internationals to the fore as Blackrock and Railway book AIL final spots

Feb 13th 2022, 7:23 PM 4,861 Views 0 Comments

The TG4-televised decider takes place on 26 February.

# ail - Wednesday 9 February, 2022

AIL Women's final to be aired live on television for the first time
# History
From The42
# History

AIL Women's final to be aired live on television for the first time

Feb 9th 2022, 3:34 PM 4,127 Views 7 Comments

The division and conference finals will be live as part of a unique double-header on Saturday, February 26th.

# ail - Saturday 29 January, 2022

Trinity boost top four hopes with brilliant win at Young Munster
# Wrap
From The42
# Wrap

Trinity boost top four hopes with brilliant win at Young Munster

Jan 29th 2022, 10:56 PM 8,238 Views 2 Comments

Dave Mervyn rounds up all the day’s action in the All-Ireland League.

# ail - Friday 28 January, 2022

Clontarf look to roar on, Ireland U20 call-ups and all this weekend's AIL previews
# Grassroots
From The42
# Grassroots

Clontarf look to roar on, Ireland U20 call-ups and all this weekend's AIL previews

Jan 28th 2022, 7:32 PM 4,444 Views 0 Comments

Dave Mervyn looks ahead to the latest round of fixtures.

# ail - Saturday 22 January, 2022

'They would go to war when they were down against the Limerick clubs' From The42

'They would go to war when they were down against the Limerick clubs'

Jan 22nd 2022, 10:00 AM 28,097 Views 5 Comments

St Mary’s became the first club from outside Munster to win the AIL in 2000.

# ail - Friday 21 January, 2022

Ireland star Dorothy Wall returns for Blackrock, and the rest of the weekend's Women's AIL previews
# Back In Action
From The42
# Back In Action

Ireland star Dorothy Wall returns for Blackrock, and the rest of the weekend's Women's AIL previews

Jan 21st 2022, 8:09 PM 2,750 Views 0 Comments

Dave Mervyn looks ahead to the weekend’s action in the Women’s AIL.

Exeter-linked Jack Dunne in action against leaders Clontarf, and the rest of the weekend's AIL previews
# Weekend Ahead
From The42
# Weekend Ahead

Exeter-linked Jack Dunne in action against leaders Clontarf, and the rest of the weekend's AIL previews

Jan 21st 2022, 5:47 PM 7,567 Views 0 Comments

Second-placed Lansdowne travel to the UCD Bowl.

# ail - Friday 14 January, 2022

Lansdowne call on Leinster stars plus the rest of this weekend's AIL previews
# Club Rugby
From The42
# Club Rugby

Lansdowne call on Leinster stars plus the rest of this weekend's AIL previews

Jan 14th 2022, 7:53 PM 9,841 Views 1 Comment

Dave Mervyn looks ahead to the latest round of fixtures.

# ail - Sunday 12 December, 2021

Aoife Doyle impresses as Railway secure emphatic derby win in women's AIL
# AIL
From The42
# AIL

Aoife Doyle impresses as Railway secure emphatic derby win in women's AIL

Dec 12th 2021, 7:10 PM 4,771 Views 2 Comments

A round-up of the weekend’s action in the women’s AIL.

# ail - Saturday 11 December, 2021

Young Munster climb to third while leaders Clontarf cruise past Garryowen
# AIL
From The42
# AIL

Young Munster climb to third while leaders Clontarf cruise past Garryowen

Dec 11th 2021, 9:39 PM 7,184 Views 3 Comments

A round-up of all today’s AIL rugby.

# ail - Friday 10 December, 2021

Munster sides impacted by Champions Cup call-ups for weekend's AIL action
# Preview
From The42
# Preview

Munster sides impacted by Champions Cup call-ups for weekend's AIL action

Dec 10th 2021, 7:03 PM 7,429 Views 0 Comments

There’s another packed programme of Energia Men’s All-Ireland League fixtures on the agenda.

# ail - Friday 3 December, 2021

Derbies in Dublin, Cork and Limerick plus the rest of this weekend's AIL previews
# Club Rugby
From The42
# Club Rugby

Derbies in Dublin, Cork and Limerick plus the rest of this weekend's AIL previews

Dec 3rd 2021, 5:34 PM 4,740 Views 0 Comments

Dave Mervyn looks ahead to the latest round of fixtures.

# ail - Sunday 7 November, 2021

Wicklow's spirited recovery continues with win in battle of promoted clubs as Railway Union run riot
# Women's Ail
From The42
# Women's Ail

Wicklow's spirited recovery continues with win in battle of promoted clubs as Railway Union run riot

Nov 7th 2021, 3:19 PM 3,899 Views 0 Comments

Ireland-capped centre Nikki Caughey scored two tries and kicked 12 points for Railway, and sits top of the scoring charts.

# ail - Friday 29 October, 2021

Lansdowne host Young Munster at the Aviva Stadium and this weekend's AIL previews
# Club Rugby
From The42
# Club Rugby

Lansdowne host Young Munster at the Aviva Stadium and this weekend's AIL previews

Oct 29th 2021, 6:12 PM 5,231 Views 3 Comments

Dave Mervyn looks ahead to the action from the men’s Division 1A and 1B.

# ail - Saturday 23 October, 2021

'It was clear from early doors that he would be the standout player'
# Pride Of Skerries
From The42
# Pride Of Skerries

'It was clear from early doors that he would be the standout player'

Oct 23rd 2021, 8:30 AM 22,478 Views 3 Comments

Ireland call-up Ciarán Frawley was part of a talented Skerries team before advancing into pro rugby.

# ail - Monday 18 October, 2021

Leinster will look to 'A' games and AIL during 'different' international window
# Spreading The Load
From The42
# Spreading The Load

Leinster will look to 'A' games and AIL during 'different' international window

Oct 18th 2021, 7:00 AM 8,969 Views 4 Comments

The United Rugby Championship will break for a month following this weekend’s fixtures.

# ail - Sunday 10 October, 2021

Cusack's kicking key as Young Munster survive flurry of yellow cards to hand champs Cork Con another defeat
# AIL
From The42
# AIL

Cusack's kicking key as Young Munster survive flurry of yellow cards to hand champs Cork Con another defeat

Oct 10th 2021, 10:34 AM 7,183 Views 0 Comments

Garryowen, meanwhile, pushed a point clear at the top of the table.

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